Brian: Hope you get this. I see your posting is 6 yrs old. But....Michael Kludt was married to Caroline. They had 3 children, Fred b1858, d1913, Christopher b1859 & Augusta b1862. Christopher married Anna Hirthe & had 4 children. Ella b1883,[should be Eleanore], Edmund b1884, Clara b1888 & Hilda b1894. Anna died between 1894 & 1899. Christiopher then was married to Martha Moeller & had a child, Elmer b1906. Augusta married George Reisner. Eleanore married Oscar Hilgendorf in 1905 & died 1923. Eleanore was my grandmother.